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We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.

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We can destroy what we have written, but we cannot unwrite it.
You must write every single day of your life… You must lurk in libraries and climb the stacks like ladders to sniff books like perfume...
I beg you to promise me this: If I ever hurt you, don’t preserve me in your heart and let it pain. Pour me out, paint me down, punish my mem...
She wrote, wrote and she wrote.. until her heart throbbed on paper.
my words are too loud for my mind, but too soft for the world to hear; so i write them instead.
I write so that the universe may hear my voice.
The world has many problems and somehow I feel responsible. That’s why I write.
‘Why do you write?’ What can never be understood is how much it can pain a person to be powerless in the wake of adversity. To not have th...
Us writers, we have paper for souls.
Hand me a pen, darling. I’ll write the story we should’ve lived.
If my words sound clumsy, you should know it’s because everything spilling out of my mouth has to wrestle past the “I love you” sittin...
I’m never really sure if I’m writing for myself or someone else.